Report: Don’t Rule Out Oklahoma City Thunder Trading For Rajon Rondo
dimemag.com Updated Sep 15 (yesterday)
Rajon Rondo may or may not have made a trade request to the Boston Celtics, but it’s safe to say he wants out of Beantown regardless. And according to one national writer, the Oklahoma City Thunder are a realistic destination for the disgruntled Celtics…Upvote Share Tweet
Congratulate Russell Westbrook On Engagement By Watching His Top Playsdimemag.com Sep 4Russell Westbrook got engaged to long-time girlfriend Nina Earl on Wednesday. What better way to congratulate the Oklahoma City Thunder superstar than watching highlights of his top plays from the 2013-2014 season? Our favorite clip from the video above…Upvote Share Tweet
Durant expands portfolio, signs new partnership dealnba.com Sep 4Thunder forward Kevin Durant said Thursday that he has signed a partnership deal with Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt.Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Sep 4The epic “Haka” Dance New Zealand performed before getting toasted by Team USA earlier this week led to a brief spat on Twitter between Andre Iguodala and Thunder center, Steven Adams, the latter of whom is a native of New Zealand. On Tuesday, the USA t…Upvote Share Tweet
Reggie Jackson Will Look To Deals Of Hayward, Parsons For Next Contractdimemag.com Sep 2Oklahoma City Thunder guard Reggie Jackson says he isn’t too concerned about signing a contract extension before October 31 or entering restricted free agency next summer. That he’s looking to the newly-signed contracts of Gordon Hayward and Chandler Pa…Upvote Share Tweet
Kevin Durant of Oklahoma City Thunder stays with Nike after shoe company matches Under Armour offerESPN.com Aug 31With Kevin Durant on the verge of a move to Under Armour, sources told ESPN on Sunday that Nike has exercised its right to match any rival shoe company's offer to the Oklahoma City Thunder star.Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Aug 29The NBA probably won’t be using Thunder rookie Mitch McGary’s recent VICE Sports interview as a public service announcement for its marijuana policy. Still recovering from midseason back surgery in March, McGary hadn’t played basketball in months when h…Upvote Share TweetThe Oklahoma City Thunder have traded center Hasheem Thabeet and cash to the Philadelphia 76ers for a protected second-round draft pick in 2015 and a trade exception.Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Aug 26The last we saw Serge Ibaka, he was coming back from a calf strain before Game 3 to help the OKC Thunder even the Western Conference Finals before losing in six to the eventual champion Spurs. He did pop up with Spain this summer on the receiving end of…Upvote Share Tweet
KD: “Thunderstruck” Was Worse Than “Kazaam”dimemag.com Aug 25Kevin Durant says his 2012 movie “Thunderstruck” was worse than Shaquille O’Neal’s “Kazaam.” Over the weekend, Durant spoke briefly with a reporter from TMZ Sports. During the encounter, he was asked whether his movie was better than “Kazaam.” Durant di…Upvote Share Tweet
Report: Durant Left Team USA Under Influence Of Agent Jay-Z, Roc Nationdimemag.com Aug 16The circumstances surrounding Kevin Durant’s abrupt departure from USA Basketball last week have always been murky. The reigning NBA and FIBA World Championships MVP officially cited mental and physical fatigue as means for his decision, but rumors imme…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Aug 15Kevin Durant's decision to withdraw from Team USA three weeks before the start of the 2014 FIBA World Cup due to to mental and physical exhaustion came as a shock to many observers who expected the Oklahoma City Thunder star to serve as the undisputed f…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Aug 13Nick Collison has long been the kind of hardworking, won't-show-up-in-the-box-score-play-making contributor who sets Oklahoma City Thunder fans (and adjusted plus/minus acolytes) hearts' aflame. The 33-year-old forward hasn't been a regular starter in s…Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Aug 13On Monday, the league fined the Toronto Raptors $25,000 for violating the anti-tampering rules, citing an incident at Drake‘s OVO Fest concert when he specifically called out Kevin Durant (who was in the crowd), referenced his free agency in 2016, and m…Upvote Share TweetOn Thursday, Team USA lost another major star in advance of the FIBA World Cup of Basketball when Oklahoma City Thunder forward and reigning NBA MVP Kevin Durant withdrew from the tournament because of physical and emotional exhaustion. After the recent…Upvote Share Tweet
Kevin Durant Provides First Look Of NBA 2K15 Gameplaydimemag.com Aug 7Today 2K15 coverboy and 2014 NBA MVP Kevin Durant released the first look at NBA 2K15 gameplay with a a small vignette of Durantula going HAM towards the rim. The reveal features a first-time glance at the Thunder sniper, plus new animations and a sneak…Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Aug 6It appears increasingly likely that Kevin Durant will be leaving longtime basketball king Nike for hoops upstart Under Armour. The biggest question on the basketball world’s mind now is if he’ll do the same with the Oklahoma City Thunder and Washington …Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Aug 5For five years now, Drake has turned Caribana weekend into his own personal ode to his hometown of Toronto by holding the OVO concert series, which ran this past weekend. Last night was the main show, and as the official global ambassador of the Toronto…Upvote Share Tweet
The 10-man rotation, starring what Paul George's injury means for him, the Pacers and international playyahoo.com Aug 4A look around the league and the Web that covers it. It's also important to note that the rotation order and starting nods aren't always listed in order of importance. That's for you, dear reader, to figure out. C: The Hook and Daily Thunder. Tom Ziller…Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Aug 1The rosters have been announced for tonight’s USA Basketball Showcase. The White Team is highlighted by 2012 Olympic Gold Medalists and former Oklahoma City Thunder teammates Kevin Durant and James Harden, while the Blue Team is led by fellow 2012 alum …Upvote Share Tweet
Sources: Nike Keeps Durant With MegadealAug 31ESPN sports business reporter Darren Rovell discusses Nike's megadeal with reigning NBA MVP Kevin Durant.
Sources: 76ers To Trade For, Waive ThabeetAug 26Amin Elhassan discusses the proposed trade between the Thunder and the 76ers that will send Hasheem Thabeet to Philadelphia where he will be waived.
Ibaka Dominates The CourtAug 26Serge Ibaka blocked Andres Nocioni's layup and threw down a nice alley-oop from Ricky Rubio at the other end as the clock wound down in the fourth quarter of Spain's blowout win over Argentina.
Sources: Under Armour Offers Durant Rich DealAug 20Darren Rovell discusses the reported deal worth between $265 and $285 million that Under Armour has offered Kevin Durant.
Joe Ingles of Australian national team agrees to 1-year deal with Los Ange…Sep 16Australian swingman Joe Ingles has parlayed a fine showing at the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup into an NBA contract with the Los Angeles Clippers.
Adande: Re-examining NBA racism campaignSep 13Why hasn't the NBA vigorously tried to identify the source of the Luol Deng comments? J.A. Adande examines.
Kenneth Faried says Team USA 'wanted to beat' Spain in FIBA Basketball Wor…Sep 11Kenneth Faried was the only player willing to say what at least a few members of Team USA are presumably feeling after advancing to a gold-medal game that won't have Spain on the other side.
Derrick Rose is 'ready to be Derrick,' Mike Krzyzewski saysSep 10Derrick Rose has convinced at least one prominent member of the American basketball community that he has turned a significant corner in his comeback.